Care Assistant / Support Worker - Hugglescote
Care Assistant / Support Worker - £8.72 per hour – We are urgently seeking a full time (42 hours per week) superhero to join our team in Hugglescote, Leicestershire
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Freedom Care (Part of accomplish) is a local company established for over 13 years. We have several homes around the East Midlands providing high quality care and support for people with a range of needs to include Autistic Spectrum conditions, Learning Difficulties, Personality Disorder and Mental Health problems. Some of the people we support have complex and challenging behaviour.
Due to expansion, we have fantastic opportunities for Support Workers to join our company in Hugglescote.
Full-time and part-time positions are available. The hours of work for this role will be based on a shift pattern of 8am to 3 pm, 3pm to 10pm plus 1 sleep-in per week and alternate weekend work.
We are looking for Support Workers to provide 1:1 support for our residents. Experience is desirable but not always essential as all successful candidates will receive 1 week’s full induction and ongoing training from our on-site training manager, this will include all mandatory and specialist training.
Applicants should be aware they will need to be resilient and pro-active in managing potentially aggressive behaviour. We are looking for people who want to optimise the lives of others and are committed to providing genuine person-centred care. You will need to have excellent communication skills and be well organised, reliable and self-motivated. You will have the support of on-site Team Leaders, Management and Company Director.
What we look for in our Support Workers:
- Keen to support independent living
- Good attitude and aptitude
- Cheerful and considerate
- Good verbal and written communication,
- Willing to undergo training and supervision
- Knowledge of specialist care an advantage but not essential
• Excellent Rates of Pay
• 3 monthly bonus system
• Up to 33 days Paid Holidays (including bank holidays)
• Employer Contribution Pension Scheme
• Continuous Training
Please note this post is subject to an enhanced DBS check
Please note that due to the vulnerable nature of the people that we support, all applicants must be over the age of 18
If you would like to work in care, for a provider who strives to support people to achieve the best out of their lives then we would like to hear from you!
About the Company
For more information about accomplish, please visit http://accomplish-group.co.uk
To see what the people we support and their families think of our homes please see our reviews on CareHome.co.uk: https://www.carehome.co.uk/care_search_results.cfm/searchgroup/36155025TRAA